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Averi Heffelfinger, 6, of Nazareth, jumps up and down in excitement after volunteer Jesse Long of Allentown tells her how many pins she knocked down on the camp's bowling trip to Jordan Lanes.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Nazareth preps for thousands of acoustic guitar lovers to flock to Martin on Main
John Hall, left, of Higgins, Pa., with Blues Creek Guitars, hands over a newly restrung Martin guitar to Peter Mansback, of Easton, during the Martin on Main festival on Aug. 3, 2013.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
'Pervy dad' from Nazareth charged with trying to meet 7-year-old girl for sex
Police have charged Brent S. Galletta of Nazareth with trying to make friends with a man he thought was the father of two children so Galletta could have sex with the man's daughter, according to court records.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Bushkill Township man allegedly lies in attempt to buy gun
A Bushkill Township man on parole for a DUI charge tried to purchase a gun in Nazareth , according to court records.
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Northampton County man arrested after traveling to meet 7-year-old 'girl' for sex
Agents from the Office of Attorney General's Child Predator Section have arrested a Northampton County man accused of using the Internet to sexually proposition what he believed was the father of a 7-year-old girl and then traveling in order to meet the young girl for sex.
Officers charge 'pervy' dad soliciting sex with minor through online ad
A state police special agent, trained in investigating online child sex crimes, responded to an ad wanting to meet 'another pervy dad to hang out with.'
Pa. couple attacks bartenders when their 6-pack beer purchase is denied after 2 a.m.
The customer isn't always right. Not if the customer is trying to purchase a six-pack of beer in Pennsylvania after the PLCB witching hour of 2 a.m. But that refusal didn't go down so well with one Nazareth, Pa., couple.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Eric Clapton, Willie Nelson and Paul McCartney all strum Martin guitars made in Nazareth: Not far by car
For 175 years a small factory in Nazareth, PA, has been turning out acoustic guitars, guitars so good that even Eric Clapton plays one.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
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Top 3 Food events: Best of the wurst in the Poconos
With both Polish and German themes, the event will feature three stages of music, traditional costumed dance performances, pig and "hot dog" races, ethnic craft vendors and the return of the "Bier Stein Olympics," fun games for adults and plenty of wursts, wieners, kielbasa, pierogies and cold brews.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
State lawmaker amends bill to name Bushkill Township road Veterans Memorial Highway
The amended bill known as Senate Bill 1401, backed by Rep. Marcia Hahn , R-Nazareth, says Bushkill Center Road from Route 512 to Jacobsburg Road in Bushkill Township will be marked as Veterans Memorial Highway.
Andrew Hess of Nazareth charged with homicide
A 24-year-old Nazareth man has been charged with criminal homicide after he admitted fatally stabbing another man early Friday morning in Moore Township, Northampton County.
Another Atlantic City Casino Plans to Close
It's been a rough year for casinos in Atlantic City, and the city is going to lose another one of its gambling spots.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Pennsylvania man arrested in another man's death
Police say 24-year-old Andrew Robert Hess, of Nazareth, was arrested in the Friday death of 36-year-old Richard I. Parker, also of Nazareth.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Police arrest Nazareth man after homicide investigation in Northampton County
State police arrested Andrew Robert Hess, 24, of Birch Street in Nazareth, and charged him with one count of criminal homicide.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Tardy parents shouldn't speed by homes en route to Upper Nazareth Park, residents say
Homeowners say they have seen motorists double the 25 mph speed limit as they maneuver through Eagle Nest Lane, the back entrance into Tuskes Park, in Upper Nazareth Township.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Museums retain level funding: Pa. budget 2014
Museums across Pennsylvania will see no increase - but also no cuts - in the 2014 state budget.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Independence Day festivities canceled
Camel Beach Mountain Water Park said it isn't having fireworks because of construction, but some other local cancellations may get a reprieve next year.
Mailman retiring in 1964 was baseball star - Almanac July 1, 2014
Actress Olivia de Havilland is 98. Actress-dancer Leslie Caron is 83. Cookiemaker Wally Amos is 78. Actor-comedian Dan Aykroyd is 62. Olympic gold medal track star Carl Lewis is 53. Actress Pamela Anderson is 47. The moon sets 10:57 p.m. today, rises 10:37 a.m. Wednesday.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Lehigh Valley bars, restaurants accused of liquor control violations
Pennsylvania State Police have accused more than a dozen Lehigh Valley bars, restaurants and beer distributors of violating liquor-control laws ranging from bookkeeping errors to serving alcohol to minors.